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10 01732 759725 RESELLER NEWS DXC partners with Checkmarx DXC Technology is extending its relationship with cloud-native application security specialist Checkmarx and delivering the latter’s fully scalable application security programs and services to enterprise customers around the world. As well as selling and supporting the Checkmarx One AppSec platform globally, enabling customers to improve security across the entire software development life cycle (SDLC) from code to cloud, DXC will provide a variety of services. These include application security strategy and consulting; application threat analysis; optimisation to ensure high-fidelity results and priority-based remediation; query customisation, triage and remediation; static, dynamic, API, IaC security testing; open-source software composition analysis; and migration to Checkmarx One. ··· Keeping customers close Yorkshire IT and telephony specialist Probado is building even closer ties to one of its customers, the Globe Mill in Slaithwaite town centre, by moving its operations and nine-strong team into the building for which it provides network and connectivity services. The move will support Probado’s continued... Kinly delivers more engaging experiences with XR Studio As part of its developing expertise in immersive collaboration technologies, Kinly has launched Kinly XR Studio. Combining Kinly managed services with technology supplied by Wimbledon-based virtual production company Smart Stage, the turnkey solution enables customers in the corporate and higher education sectors to provide more engaging experiences by immersing users in a limitless 360° virtual world supported by broadcast-quality production capabilities. XR Studio replaces a green screen with LED video displays showing digital content, colleagues and clients and, via a virtual set extension feature, expands content beyond the physical LED environment, allowing the camera(s) to explore the virtual world and capture a range of perspectives and additional content. Augmented reality layers, such as graphs, data and 3D visualisations, can be incorporated alongside the ‘on stage’ presenter, helping to bring content to life. XR Studio tracks the presenter’s position, enabling AR graphics to appear in front of or behind them as they walk around. Another standout feature is full body ‘teleportation’ streams that allow remote guests to join and present as if they were physically in the XR Studio. Kinly says that no technical experience or large studio team is required to produce broadcast quality output with AR graphics and extended VR sets. Operation and content creation is managed though an intuitive user interface, operable via an iPad. ongoing growth, following the expansion of its technical services team with three new starters in the last 12 months and a 20% increase in client numbers in 2024 alone. Probado is leasing three offices with a combined space of 900sq feet and investing £30,000 on a bespoke fit-out with new furnishings, automatic height adjustable desks, video collaboration facilities and a gaming area where the team can unwind. It has also provided staff with barista training from Darkwoods Coffee. Established in 2007, Probado provides networking, hosting, printing, telephony, IoT, training and integration services to organisations across the north of England. ··· Thirty-year target International IT and business consultancy Waterstons is marking its first 30 years in business with a pledge to raise a minimum of £30,000 to give back to organisations and communities that mean a lot to the company’s 300-strong team. The four charities selected by Waterstons staff are: the Alzheimer’s Society; St Cuthbert’s Hospice in Durham; Brightest Stars, which supports children and families suffering bereavement and loss; and Man On! Inverclyde, which exists to prevent suicides and enhance wellbeing. Fund-raising activities already planned include the Durham City Run Festival, a sponsored 30km walk around London, a night time climb of Snowdon and, on July 5, the UK Three Peaks Challenge. ··· One-stop network and cyber security Pan-European cyber security specialist Integrity360 has launched a managed service covering Fortinet’s full portfolio of cyber security and network solutions. Available to SMEs and enterprises in Ireland, the UK and Europe, the Fortinet managed service provides 24/7 monitoring to identify issues and manage incidents, supported by access to Integrity360’s remote security operations centre (SOC) and service desk. The service includes the Fortinet Security Fabric platform, backed by one operating system (FortiOS), one unified agent (FortiClient), one management console (FortiManager), one data lake (FortiAnalyzer), open APIs and integration with over 500 third-party products. In addition, Fortinet Secure SDWAN enhances work-from-anywhere with a comprehensive SASE solution by integrating cloud-delivered SD-WAN with Security Service Edge (SSE). ··· Workplace Vision to bring consistency to global AV/UC deployments Workplace Vision is entering the enterprise workplace technology market with a platform-based approach to the global deployment of AV and UC solutions underpinned by global standards management, delivery governance and support. The company says it is not a hardware